Andy Murray states his prediction for Tottenham v Man United
Tennis star Andy Murray looks ahead to Tottenham's Premier League clash with Manchester United on Sunday afternoon
Tennis star Andy Murray is backing Manchester United to hold Tottenham to a 1-1 draw in the final Premier League game at White Hart Lane on Sunday afternoon.
The Lilywhites head into the game on the back of having had a full week off to reflect on the disappointment of their 1-0 loss to West Ham United at the London Stadium.
Manchester United, meanwhile, will be buoyed after Jose Mourinho’s men secured their place in the Europa League final with a nervy 1-1 draw with Celta Vigo on Thursday night.
The Red Devils look set to miss out on a top-four finish in the Premier League this season, with Manchester United currently sixth in the table heading into this weekend’s games.
World number one Murray is a keen football fan and the Scot is expecting to see a 1-1 draw between the two sides at White Hart Lane this weekend.
Speaking to BBC Sport, Murray said: “My coach is a United fan and my physio is a Tottenham fan, so I hear a lot about both of these teams.
“Spurs are at home, in the last ever game at White Hart Lane, and with Jose Mourinho involved it is going to be a tight match – I’m going to go for yet another draw. 1-1.”
Manchester United will take on Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm later this month.